NHRA: Circle K Winternationals at Pomona to Feature Iconic Funny Cars During 2016 Kickoff

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GLENDORA, Calif. – official series release — NHRA photo — NHRA will officially kick off its 50th anniversary Funny Car celebration at the tradition-rich Circle K NHRA Winternationals at historic Auto Club Raceway at Pomona, Feb. 11-14. A wide variety of classic nostalgia Funny Cars will be on display in the Hot Rod Junction, while others will perform burnout demonstrations …

NHRA: Enders-Stevens Focused Forward; Ready to Start Pro Stock Title Defense

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POMONA, Calif. — official series release — NHRA photo — Erica Enders-Stevens put together a history-making 2014 NHRA Mello Yello Drag Racing Series season, finishing off her banner year by becoming the first female Pro Stock champion in NHRA history. With the season-opening Circle K NHRA Winternationals approaching at historic Auto Club Raceway, Feb. 5-8 at Pomona, it might be …

NHRA: John Force, Khalid alBalooshi, and Jason Line score season-opening Winternationals Wallys

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February 10, 2014 — series release — NHRA photo — POMONA, CA — John Force opened his pursuit of a 17th Funny Car world championship title in record-setting fashion when he raced to victory Sunday at the Circle K NHRA Winternationals. Khalid alBalooshi (Top Fuel) and Jason Line (Pro Stock) also were winners of the season-opening NHRA Mello Yello Drag …

NHRA: Kalitta, Force, Nobile top final fields in Pomona

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February 9, 2014 — series release — NHRA photo — POMONA, CA — Doug Kalitta raced to the No. 1 qualifying position in Top Fuel Saturday at the Circle K NHRA Winternationals at Auto Club Raceway at Pomona. John Force (Funny Car) and Vincent Nobile (Pro Stock) also will lead their categories into Sunday’s 11 a.m. eliminations at the season-opening …